Astrid Stavro is a graphic designer with an international reputation for concept driven design, distilling complex ideas into uniquely simple and emotionally engaging solutions applied with exquisite typography and craft. She joined Pentagram as a partner in 2018.
Previously, she directed her own studio in Barcelona for ten years, working on editorial, identity and exhibition design projects. In 2013 she co-founded the brand and design consultancy Atlas with Pablo Martín. While at Atlas, Stavro led the celebrated redesign of the London-based arts and culture magazine Elephant, where she was Art Director and Contributing Editor from 2013–2017. She also created the identity for the Barcelona Design Museum and the menswear clothing label Jijibaba for Jasper Morrison and Jaime Hayon.
Her work encompasses brand identities, editorial and exhibition design, wayfinding systems and packaging for clients such as Phaidon, Camper, Mahou San Miguel, Laurence King, The National Portrait Gallery, Reina Sofía Museum, the Miró Foundation, Wallpaper* and Cahiers du Cinéma.